Restaurants and Bars
There is a vast selection of places to eat and drink in Ferringhi Beach as well as plenty of food options. Seafood restaurants are lined along the beach, while food stalls can be found along Jalan Batu Ferringhi. Long Beach Food Court also sits along Jalan Batu Ferringhi and is the best place to taste local cuisine on the cheap. There are also a few chic restaurants in the area, most of which are located inside the high-end resorts and hotels. To drink with the locals it is best to visit the Batu Ferringhi Night Market. For a more comfortable drinking experience, there are some trendy bars and lounges in a few of the upscale hotels.
Penang is known for its batiks, with the Penang Batik Factory being the best place to shop for this local handicraft. For the best bargain shopping in the area, visit the Batu Ferringhi Night Market that sits along Jalan Batu Ferringhi between Shangri-La’s Rasa Sayang Resort and the Hard Rock Hotel.